Kathmandu, March 27 (IANS) Nepal's troubled Terai plains, reeling under violence since December, braced for still more disruptions as ethnic protesters called a shutdown April 2 to press their demand for an impartial probe into a carnage last week that left at least 29 dead.
Tuesday, March 27, 2007 6:01:45 PM
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) Ram Bahadur Bomjan - Nepal's 'Buddha Boy' whose followers claim he has meditated without food or water - is back in the news with media reports suggesting that he plans to be buried alive while meditating.
Monday, March 26, 2007 3:11:50 PM
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) Nepali Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala will arrive in the Indian capital New Delhi Sunday to attend the 14th summit of the heads of states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
Monday, March 26, 2007 1:31:40 PM
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) An Indian teen who was kidnapped in broad daylight from here Saturday has been released unhurt after his family and school successfully negotiated with his abductors.
Monday, March 26, 2007 12:20:10 PM
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) Bengalis in India and Bangladesh have a special reason to rejoice the success of Mampi Ghosh, the new voice of the masses in Nepal.
Monday, March 26, 2007 7:40:25 AM
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) A string of prohibitory orders in the Terai plains, fresh curfew, arrests and crackdown on ethnic protesters have raised doubts about the Nepal government's ability to hold elections in under three months.
Sunday, March 25, 2007 11:52:41 AM
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) Indian businessmen in Nepal are protesting against a tax imposed by the Nepal government from 2005, calling it unfair and misleading.
Sunday, March 25, 2007 9:26:38 AM
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) Summer began on a tense note for Marwari businessman Narendra Kumar Gupta with a phone call at his shop in Kathmandu.
Sunday, March 25, 2007 9:11:42 AM
Kathmandu, March 24 (IANS) He was born in Nagpur city in India and died in New Delhi. But late Hindu nationalist leader M.S. Golwalkar is being honoured in Nepal on his birth centenary with a campaign for a Hindu republic in the Himalayan nation.
Saturday, March 24, 2007 4:03:19 PM
Kathmandu, March 24 (IANS) An Indian businessman's son has been kidnapped from the Nepal capital in broad daylight, just 24 hours after the government gave a written assurance to the business community that it would be protected from threats, extortion and abduction.
Saturday, March 24, 2007 2:28:43 PM
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